blowhard

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noun blow·hard \-ˌhärd\

Definition of blowhard

  1. 1 :  braggart

  2. 2 :  windbag

Examples of blowhard in a Sentence

  1. a politician who is the stereotypical backslapping blowhard

  2. a blowhard who always had to act like she was better than anyone else

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First Known Use of blowhard

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BLOWHARD Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of blowhard for English Language Learners

  • : a person who talks too much and who has strong opinions that other people dislike



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